China

China

27 Jul 2015
The operators of the first containerized rail train from China to the Port of Rotterdam will be followed by others in August and September, another sign of growing Asia-Europe rail momentum.
26 Jul 2015
Intra-Asia container shipping is swelling as manufacturing shifts from China to lower-cost countries, and may represent 25 percent of global container trade. In a global context, however, the trade is a 'blind spot' where accurate data and forecasts are hard to come by.
22 Jul 2015
China’s busiest air cargo terminal in Shanghai continued its record-breaking run this year, posting the strongest first-half result in the company’s history.
22 Jul 2015
Logistics property developer GLP and a consortium of investors have established a $7 billion China-focused logistics infrastructure fund aimed at developing modern warehouse facilities across the mainland.
21 Jul 2015
Container volumes at China’s top 20 ports rose by more than 5 percent in the first half as the mainland’s export sector continued to grow along with some surprisingly strong six-month figures emerging from port gateways into Europe and the U.S.
21 Jul 2015
China’s taste for U.S.-made products purchased online has been driven by concerns over fake products offered at home and developed by new and efficient cross-border e-commerce solutions.
17 Jul 2015
China’s annual economic growth will continue to slow over the next 15 years as its population ages and growth shifts from being driven by exports to a full-fledged consumer market.
16 Jul 2015
China’s government has never been slow to pile into its markets and even as improving June exports halted a three-month decline, Beijing this week issued a package of support measures for the industry.
16 Jul 2015
UPS expanded the insurance and logistics services it offers shippers of high-value cargo such as jewelry by acquiring Insured Parcel Services from G4S, a global integrated security company.
15 Jul 2015
Cosco Pacific’s Ningbo container terminal handled almost 20 percent more containers in the first half compared to the same period last year, helping overall throughput at the port just south of rival Shanghai to grow by 9 percent.
15 Jul 2015
China’s 700 million farmers can now buy their tractors online through Alibaba Group's e-commerce platform Taobao Marketplace following the recent launch of a shopping channel dedicated to farm products.